Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

10 July 2013 - 16 February 2014. Through more than 85 outfits, Club to Catwalk: London Fashion in the 1980s showcased the bold and exciting new looks by the most experimental young designers of the decade, including Betty Jackson, Katharine Hamnett, Wendy Dagworthy and John Galliano.

About the Exhibition
About the Exhibition

Discover the creative explosion of London fashion in the 1980s in a major exhibition at the V&A which showcases experimental young designers of the decade.

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Downloadable Dress Pattern
Downloadable Dress Pattern

Sew your own Club to Catwalk inspired dress, originally designed in 1984 for Scarlett Cannon by fashion designer and former V&A artist in residence Juliana Sissons.

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Club to Catwalk at the V&A Shop
Club to Catwalk at the V&A Shop

Featuring exclusive designs inspired by the London fashion and club scene in the 1980s by Helen David, Project no.5 Inside out, and Bernstock Speirs.

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With thanks to Toni and Guy hair meets wardrobe

William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain

22 March – 13 July 2014. Experience the world of William Kent, the most prominent architect and designer in early Georgian Britain and explore how his versatility and artistic inventiveness set the style for his age when Britain defined itself as a new nation and developed an Italian-inspired style.

Visit the V&A exhibition William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain